Mysterious scorpion, dark and dangerous and yet, so intriguing and inspiring creature that takes place in many belief systems, symbolic approaches and spiritual paths.
Deadly, but beautiful in a strange, mystical way. Scorpion is one of the most powerful zodiac signs; a creature that symbolizes darkness, power and mystery.
There are so many stereotypes about Scorpio people; they are believed to be very narcissistic, eccentric, artistic, dark, mysterious, passionate and emotional, amazing lovers and deadly enemies.
In symbolical sense, scorpion represents many things related to those mentioned; the meaning of a scorpion seen in a dream is pretty much the same.
However, dreams’ interpretations always vary depending on a dreamer’s personal experience and emotions related to the dream he or she had.
Nevertheless, a dream about scorpions is something you would most certainly remember very well.
These strange and dangerous creatures inspire both admiration and fear, even some sort of queasiness.
No one feels at ease seeing a scorpion, even in dreams.
Dark beauty of mystical scorpions
Let us first discover symbolical meanings of scorpions.
Scorpions are close relatives to spiders; you have to agree, they do not look cute and gentle, but they have some special magnetic energy. Scorpions, as symbols, are always associated with sorcery, dark arts, mystery, secrets and all sorts of dangerous behavior.
However, they carry certain artistic, deep energy and shadowy beauty; that is the reason why people born under Scorpio zodiac sign are considered strong-willed, extraordinary beautiful, elegant, magnetic and irresistible.
In cultures around the world, scorpions represent many things, mostly negative, but there is certain attractiveness in their negativity. Scorpion is associated with darkness, pain, betrayal, greed and evil.,
Scorpion represents danger, death and malice; however, that is exactly the reason why many people like to have a scorpion designed tattoo or wear a scorpion pendant or so. They want to gain the power of this mighty, deadly and beautiful spider relative.
In mythology, scorpions have always been seen messengers from the Underworld.
In astrology, scorpions carry special symbolism. Autumn-born people, those born during the last half of October and the first half of November, carry the energy of the Scorpion, their primary and dominant zodiac sign.
These people are thought to be extremely attractive and intriguing, fatal, narcissistic, artistic, self-confident and dark.
Many of Scorpion people are genuinely attracted to dark stuff, things like gothic art, black clothing and all other sorts of ‘dark beauty’. There are variations, of course, that is not a rule.
In various religious and spiritual approaches, scorpions have been associated with devils, demons and the Hell. For example, there are religious texts in Israel, in which scorpions represent the devil himself.
On the other hand, scorpions have also been associated with peace and protection. In Tibet and Buddhist temples and so, many objects and artifacts are decorated by scorpion motifs, as symbols of protection, calmness and harmony.
Scorpion in a dream
Dreams about scorpions can mean many things, depending on what you think about this strange dark animal and what spiritual or religious approach you find the most appropriate.
There are various interpretations, but several basic ones could be established.
The first and the most common interpretation says that seeing a scorpion in a dream means something negative. It is generally considered a bad omen, having in mind this creature is deadly and dangerous.
To see a scorpion in a dream means you are being auto destructive and way to judging over your own behavior.
Scorpion appears in dreams of those who are perfectionist, who have great expectations and find it hard to feel satisfied and fulfilled in life.
Scorpion represents that sort of emptiness, that constant need to achieve something more. It is literally a thorn on your path.
Scorpion in a dream represents tiny, but toxic and devastating obstacles you have in your waking life. It reflects your real life restlessness over things that appear minor, but disturb you greatly.
Scorpion in a dream represents your dark side, all the negative energy you find hard to express in your waking life. You are full of greed, hate and anger, but all of those emotions are suppressed. You appear so strong on the outside, but inside, you are falling apart.
That is very common in Scorpio zodiac people characters’, so it is not uncommon to have dreams about scorpions.
On the other hand, scorpions represent mystery and elegant darkness. If you feel good about the dream, then a scorpion could be a positive omen for you. It means you are about to discover new skills and talents and maybe to find new inspiration in life.
The interpretations of a scorpion in dream vary depending on particular circumstances in that dream.
If a scorpion is of certain color, if it is in water or dead, all of these images have different meanings. It is also very important to remember what were you doing in that dream and how you were related to the scorpion.
Now we will try to interpret some of the most common specific scorpion related dreams.
Dreams about a yellow scorpion
If you dream about a yellow scorpion, it means you have a great enemy in your life. There is a person who wants to sabotage your plans and make you feel miserable.
Think about people around you; try to remember if there is someone you actually feel uncomfortable and drained around. Break toxic relationships and find company that is more suitable.
Maybe you have done or said something you have taken for granted to a vengeful person, so that person constantly tries to ‘punish’ you. Turn around and try to resolve such conflicts.
Dreams about a black scorpion
If you dream about a black scorpion, it is a negative omen. This dream is particularly related to your near future and it is a way of your sub conscious mind to prepare you for a bad period.
It could be a waking call dream, as well.
The black scorpion in your dream represents a warning signs; it symbolizes all the possible dangers you might face in your near future.
If you think about your next steps and carefully plan your actions, you could even avoid such bad things.
Dreams about a scorpion in the water
If you see a scorpion floating in water or on a water surface, this dream is a way of your sub conscious mind to get rid of painful and sad feelings. You have probably faced hard times or had a great loss you find difficult to overcome.
A floating scorpion represents that loss and/or your sad emotions. It could also symbolize the feeling of regret; maybe you feel guilty about things that have happened in the past and you simply cannot overcome the stress and anxiety about such a situation.
This dream could also represent the feeling of unfairness of life; you find it hard to believe that you have deserved bad things that happened in your life.
Dreams about being bitten by a scorpion
If you dream you were hurt by a scorpion, that means you are surrounded by toxic people or the situation you are currently in does not suit you, on the contrary.
You feel drained, stressed and exhausted in reality, so that reflects in your dreams.
It could also be some karma-like omen; maybe you have done something wrong and you are being punished for that.
You have to find out what it is and try to resolve the thing.
Dreams about eating a scorpion
If you dream about eating and/or swallowing a scorpion, it means you are being reckless about what you speak.
You do not care about others’ opinions and you speak your mind clearly, even if it could be painful both to you and others. You are about to reveal a secret; your own secret or something about someone else.
There are things that bothers you and you have to relieve your own conscience.
This dream represents your sub conscious need to relieve the stress about things that you believe should be revealed.
Dreams about killing a scorpion
Dreams about killing a scorpion are rarely forgotten by a dreamer. This kind of dream is very powerful and it is a positive one.
This dream means you are about to overcome difficulties and resolve certain problems in your waking life.
You are about to achieve something great, to conquer your own, inner demons and to face those who wish you bad luck. You will successfully overcome your insecurities and fears and grow stronger as a person.
Dreams about killing a scorpion are lucky dreams that bring fortune and progress.
Dreams about a dead scorpion
If you sim0ply see a dead scorpion in your dream, it is a positive sign. It means all your troubles are being carried away and you are being protected by some stronger, positive force.
You have great support in your environment and you should feel thankful.
This dream means the good period is coming your way.
You should finally relax and enjoy life. You should use this phase of your life to grow and develop and become a better person overall.